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area. good night. >>> tonight on "world news" from japan, the disaster in the pacific, and the fears of the meltdown. is japan on the verge of a nuclear catastrophe even as they reel from a tsunami and earthquake. >> swept away. our team on the ground closest to the epicenter. fires raging. entire villages under the water. thousands unaccounted for. the desperate search and rescue milgz tonight. >>> how vulnerable is our own coastline in america? also, the ring of fire. should this be a wake-up call? >>> and the the calls from the disaster zone. americans who survived the earthquake here, trying to assure their loved ones at home. >>> and good evening from japan tonight where there are two crises unfolding here. first, the recovery efforts continue after the tsunami. the cars were swept down the street in that tsunami. and of course, take a look at this image tonight. one town before the earthquake and tsunami. and this image of it afterward. while all of this unfoldled today, another major headline. a nuclear power plant, an explosion. the wall around one of the reactors exploding.
>>> from abc news, this is "world news" with david muir, reporting tonight from japan. >> and good evening from japan tonight where there are two crises unfolding here. first, the recovery efforts continue after the earthquake and tsunami. the cars were swept down the street in that tsunami. and of course, take a look at this image tonight. one town before the earthquake and tsunami, and this image of it afterward. well, all of this unfolded today, another major headline. a nuclear power plant, there was an explosion. the wall around one of the reactors crumbling. the prime minister in japan going on television, trying to urge the people of japan to remain coin calm, but there was of disseminating iodine tablets to children. we begin with new pictures of the tsunami not yet seen. tonight, a first look inside the airport terminal in sundi just as it rolls written. terrified passengers. and these new images of the snotty htsunami hitting the tow as villagers watched as their entire town was swallowed by the tsunami. today, dramatic rescues. people in safety after being rescued by hel
services inc. >>> tonight on "world news" from japan, extraordinary new images of the tsunami's fury. and as our team reaches the worst-hit areas, the full scope of the humanitarian crisis becomes clearer. more than 10,000 feared dead in one region alone, perhaps far more. and as we discovered, for the survivors, food, gas and electricity all running short. >>> the nuclear emergency here. a sixth reactor is now in trouble. two have suffered partial meltdowns. nearly 200 people may have been exposed to radiation. and this crisis is far from over. >>> to the rescue. the massive effort from the united states. ships, planes, search dogs. and the remarkable stories of survival. the man swept away on his roof, found two days later, far out to sea. >>> and, reunited. amid so much despair here, relief and joy as loved ones, separated by the tsunami are tonight back together again. >>> and good evening from japan tonight. we are coming to you north of tokyo. and just moments ago in this city, we noticed something. all of the power in all of these buildings went out. part of the massive
both pulled out alive. nine days after the earthquake. japan and libya. "world news" teams coverage straight ahead. >>> good evening on this understood is. as we go on air tonight, the missiles and bombs are raining on libya. just a short time ago the pentagon made it very clear, we're not giving after gadhafi himself. at least not now. they're trying to stop gadhafi from attacking his own people. tonight the no-fly zone is firmly in place over libya. gadhafi himself is voeing, quote a long war. look at this number tonight. 124 tomahawk missiles have been fired into libya so far. we tackled three major questions here. how long will this operation last? how long will the u.s. play a leading role? and will gadhafi himself become a target? our team is on it again tonight. leading it off is martha raddatz. >> u.s. military attack on libya have been intensified in the last 24 hours. targeting not just gadhafi's air defenses but his troops and war planes as well. throughout tonight and into the dawn, u.s. war planes including marine corps jets launched from u.s. jets in the med and air fo
, a grandmother and a teenager, both pulled out alive, nine days after the earthquake. japan and libya, "world news" team coverage straight ahead. >>> and good evening. as we go on the air tonight, there is breaking news from libya. word that the bombing of libya by u.s. and allied forces has struck moammar gadhafi's compound. there are reports that a building in the complex has been destroyed. no word of injuries. this after the pentagon said that the libyan leader himself was not a target. the u.s. is stressing that this is an international effort, but look at this number tonight. 124 tomahawk missiles have been fired into libya so far, all but two fired by the u.s. we tackle three major questions here. how long will this operation last? how long will the u.s. play a leading role? despite what we heard from the pentagon, will gadhafi himself at some point become the target? and, just who are the rebels the u.s. is now backing? our team on it again tonight, leading us off, martha raddatz in washington. martha, good evening. what's the latest? >> reporter: good evening, david. u.s. military at
turn in japan, radiation found miles out to sea, growing fears the crack in the reactor will only grow. >>> changing course, the unexpected 180, tonight why suze orman is changing her tune on the american dream. >>> one cool concert, literally. they practically built a symphony from ice. >> good evening, we begin tonight with the trail bliezer we lost today. before hillary clinton, before sarah palin, there was geraldine ferraro, the first woman to be nominated for vice president. the year was 1984, ferraro, a little known member of congress was chosen by walter monday daily to be his running mate. ferraro walked out that night in san francisco and never left, showing how a mother and grandmother could balance her life at home and still deliver a powerful political voice. president obama saying today because of her, his daughters will grow up in a more equal america. it was a first, geraldine ferraro, a woman nominated for vice president in 1984. ferraro and walter mondale did not join hands. this was uncharted political territory. no one quite sure of the rules. >> my name is geraldin
. and there are new questions about whether obvious warning signs were ignored. david wright is in japan again tonight. >> reporter: new aerial images of the smoldering nuclear caldron that refuses to be brought under control. at reactor number one, the roof is completely gone. reactors two and three have homes in the roof. and steam is leaking out. reactor four, the walls are gone. that yellow ball is the top of the containment vessel. inside the control room for reactor two yesterday, workers had finally managed to restore power and turn on the lights. they were measuring radiation levels in puddles one suddenly one of their personal radiation alarms sounded. >> the water contains 10 million times the usual level of rad radioactive substances. >> reporter: that staggering figure turns out to be wrong. a miscalculation. >> tokyo electric has retracted its announcement that 10 million times the normal density of materials had been detected in water. >> reporter: by the end of the day, power company officials apologized. >> if there's one theme that we know about these big power companies is, they don'
, david, thank you, and we'll have more on libya ahead. >>> but when we come back, japan. now radiation showing up in the milk and spinach even 90 miles away from the damaged reactors. >>> and other news of the day here in the u.s. the moon as we haven't seen it in 20 years. people have all kinds of retirement questions. no problem. td ameritrade has all kinds of answers. call us. for quick help opening your new ira. or an in-depth talk with a retirement expert. like me. stop by my branch for a free retirement check-up. retirement hows and how-muches? whens... and what-ifs? bring 'em on. it's free. you're gonna retire. and we're gonna help. retirement answers at td ameritrade. where millions of people trust their retirement investments. a fiber that dissolves completely, is cly different. benefiber. it's the easy way to get more fiber everyday. that's the beauty of benefiber ...but my symptoms kept coming back... ...kept coming back. then i found out advair helps prevent symptoms from happening in the first place. advair is for asthma that's not well controlled on a long-term asthma med
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